Which nation has grown fatter faster, and currently holds the world's overweight title? The United States, Australia or Mexico?
We all know that exercise is good for us but Anja Taylor reveals just how effective it can be in treating diabetes, heart disease, depression and cancer.
Antibiotics are the wonder drugs of modern medicine. They've allowed doctors to save and extend life by killing infection and enabling ground breaking surgery.
When you think about living dangerously - smoking, drinking and other risk taking behaviours may be the first things that come to mind.
Chloe Palmer-Simpson was just 18 when she was involved in a head-on car crash near her home in Bargo in New South Wales.
The Damiani family's story has been described as a breathtaking example of how medicine can be transformed by the determination of ordinary people.
Those close to death seem to have insights on life that the rest of us fail to understand, as we race through our seemingly infinite days.
Dating The H*Bomb looks at the mine field that is living and loving with the herpes virus.
In The Vagina Diaries, presenter Nat Harris cracks the vagina taboo wide open to explore a procedure called labiaplasty.
The most exciting breakthroughs in medicine are happening in the smallest of scales - in the world of micro, nano and quantum technology.
In 2011, 35 year old fashion photographer David Murrell was told he had just months to live. A tumour the size of an orange was removed from his brain.
Could our food be making us sick – very sick?
Outback ER is a unique series that sheds light on the important work of rural ER teams, including the Broken Hill Base Hospital Emergency Department, the Ambulance Service of NSW and the Royal Flyi
In this follow up series to Changing Minds – The Inside Story, Dr Mark Cross takes us inside Birunji Unit in Campbelltown, where there are 20 beds for 17-26 year olds.
In this confronting story, we take you into the lives of three everyday Australian families grappling with the consequences of drinking in pregnancy.
Ten years ago, Nicola and Jim Wal
In this touching and brave program, three families have opened their lives to Four Corners to tell their stories about living with dementia.
A profile on Australian artist Brett Whiteley, centred on his work on Alchemy, one of his largest paintings.
This program deals with mainstream issues of Australian Society through the eyes of a journalistic team who are all under the age of 24 years.
This rousing edition of Australian Story brings together some of the best known names in Australian rock music history - from Chrissy Amphlett to Jimmy Barnes to Neil Finn and Midnight Oil.